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iOS 11.3.1 Update Makes Unresponsive iPhone 8 Displays Work Again

Apple released iOS 11.3.1 for the iPhone, iPad, and the Mac. The new update improves security on all devices and also fixes a third-party display issue, among other changes.

Apple

iOS 11's 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' Is Keeping Roads Safer: How Does It Work?

A survey found that iOS 11's 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' feature has made the roadways a safer place for motorists, as it prevents them from being distracted by their smartphones. The survey was conducted by the insurance company EverQuote.

Car Tech April 20, 2018

Apple Repair Facility In California Accidentally Calls 911 Too Often: 1,600 False Alarms From iPhones Since October 2017

An Apple repair facility is causing trouble in Elk Grove and Sacramento County in California for making too many accidental 911 calls. The culprit for the 20 false alarms daily is likely the Emergency SOS feature introduced in iOS 11.

Apple February 23, 2018

New iOS Bug Crashes iPhones And Blocks Access To iMessages, WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, And More

A new iOS 11 bug is wreaking havoc, crashing iPhones and disabling access to several third-party apps. The bug entails a message with an Indian language character.

Apple February 15, 2018

Consumers No Longer As Interested In The iPhone As Before, Despite The iPhone X

The iPhone X is losing traction as a new survey claimed consumers are losing interest and not planning to buy or upgrade to the 2018 flagship model. The Cowen report pointed to the handset’s high sticker price as likely the culprit.

Apple January 19, 2018

Pokémon GO Update: Niantic Is Ending Support For Early Apple Devices

Niantic has revealed that ‘Pokémon GO’ support for a certain number of iOS devices will end with the game's next update. Any device that cannot upgrade to iOS 11 will not have access to the mobile title.

Apps/Software January 11, 2018

Apple Rolls Out iOS 11.2.2, Supplementary macOS 10.13.2 Update For Better Protection Against Spectre And Meltdown

Apple rolled out iOS 11.2.2, a supplemental patch for macOS 10.13.2, and Safari 11.0.2. The three security updates address the recently discovered Spectre vulnerability, which along with the Meltdown exploit, has shaken the entire tech industry.

Apple January 9, 2018

Apple Seeds Third Beta Of iOS 11.2.5: Siri Gets Biggest Update In Latest Release

Apple has released the first public beta of 2018, iOS 11.2.5 to its testing group. The biggest highlight in this new update is in Apple's digital assistant, Siri.

Apple January 5, 2018

Pokémon GO Gets Better AR Features, But Only On iOS

'Pokémon GO' is getting more advanced AR features on iOS, thanks to Apple's ARKit framework. The new AR+ mode brings exciting improvements and a special bonus for Expert Handlers.

Video Games December 20, 2017

iPhone X Untethered Jailbreak On iOS 11.2.1 Achieved By Alibaba Security Researchers

Security researchers working for Alibaba claim to have successfully achieved an untethered jaibreak for the iPhone X on iOS 11.2.1. What exploits were used, and will you be able to download it?

Security December 17, 2017

iPhone Jailbreak For iOS 11 To Roll Out Soon, And It's All Thanks To Google

A security analyst of Google's Project Zero said he would release an iOS 11 exploit, which could lead to a way to jailbreak iOS 11.1.2. Now he did just that.

Apps/Software December 12, 2017

Google Project Zero To Unleash iPhone Exploit That Will Enable iOS 11 Jailbreak

Google Project Zero's Ian Beer will soon release an iOS 11.1.2 exploit that will enable the fabled iOS 11 jailbreak. There is a high chance that an iPhone X jailbreak will arrive soon.

Google December 9, 2017

Apple Releases iOS 11.2, Fixing Some Things And Breaking Others: Should You Upgrade?

Apple released iOS 11.2 to take care of the iOS restart bug, but the update was not ready for prime time just yet. Since it was rushed out, iOS 11.2 is not bug-free and some might be better off skipping this one.

Apple December 5, 2017

iOS 11 Date Bug: Why iPhones Randomly Crashed On Dec. 2 And How To Fix It

Apple’s bug problems just got worse. After a massive security flaw found in macOS High Sierra recently, reports are now surfacing about an unusual iOS 11 bug that’s causing iPhones to crash.

Apps/Software December 4, 2017

Google Docs, Slides, And Sheets Updated For iPhone X And iPad Owners: Here's What's New

Google Docs, Google Slides, and Google Sheets have been updated to make the interface of the apps work properly with the iPhone X. The updated apps also enable the drag-and-drop feature for the iPad.

Google November 28, 2017

Apple Rolls Out iOS 11.1.2 Update That Fixes iPhone X Cold Weather Issue

Just a week after reports on the iPhone X cold weather issue started surfacing, Apple has released iOS 11.1.2, which will apparently fix the display’s responsiveness when taken out into cold weather. The update doesn’t contain major new features, though.

Apps/Software November 18, 2017

Should You Upgrade To iOS 11.1.1? Here's A Look At What's Inside

The iOS 11.1.1 update fixes two reported problems with the mobile operating system. Users who are thinking about upgrading to the latest version of iOS 11 will have to base their decision on the current state of their device.

Apple November 13, 2017

iOS 11 Adoption Rate Passes 50 Percent In Under 2 Months, And That's Too Slow For Apple

It took just under two months for the iOS 11 adoption rate to pass 50 percent. This is too slow for Apple, which needs to address the reasons why users are not upgrading to the mobile operating system's latest version.

Apple November 8, 2017

An iOS 11.1 Bug Autocorrects 'I' To 'A' With A Symbol: Here's The Temporary Fix

An autocorrect bug on the iOS 11.1 replaces 'I' to an 'A' with a symbol when users type with the predictive keyboard feature. Apple suggested a temporary fix, but iPhone and iPad owners would rather receive a perfect iOS 11.

Apple November 7, 2017

iOS 11.1 Adds 70 New Emoji, But Does It Also Solve The Battery Drain Problem?

Apple rolled out iOS 11.1, which promises to add 70 new emoji to iPhones and iPads. While that is indeed important, the big question is whether the operating system update also fixes the battery drain problem that users have reported.

Apple November 1, 2017

Headaches Continue With iOS 11.0.3: Users Still Suffering From Poor Performance, Rapidly Draining Battery Life

The recently released iOS 11.0.3 has made the problems of poor performance and rapidly draining battery life even worse for some iPhone and iPad owners. Is there an end in sight for the iOS 11 issues?

Apple October 18, 2017

iOS 11 Now Running On 47 Percent Of All Apple Devices, But Adoption Is Slower Than iOS 10

iOS 11 has now been installed by nearly half of all Apple device users just three weeks after the update was released. But adoption could have been faster if the iPhone X was released early.

Apps/Software October 14, 2017

iOS 11.0.2 Upgrade Won't Solve Your Problems, And Downgrading No Longer An Option: Apple, Help!

Apple released iOS 11.0.2, but it made matters even worse for some iPhone and iPad owners. Unfortunately, users who have upgraded to iOS 11.0.2 or iOS 11.0.1 are stuck with these versions, as downgrading is no longer an option.

Apple October 6, 2017

Apple Fixes iPhone 8 Crackling Issue Via Latest Update: How To Check If You’re Affected

Apple has rolled out a new software update that fixes crackling noise issues on the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. It was a software issue after all, so no need to panic over a possible antennagate situation.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 4, 2017

You Might Want To Skip iOS 11.0.1 After Reading These User Problems

Many iPhone and iPad owners started experiencing a variety of problems after upgrading to iOS 11. Apple rushed out iOS 11.0.1 to fix some of the issues, but it apparently made things even worse for some users.

Apple October 2, 2017

iOS 11 Battery Life Problems? Here Are Some Things To Try While Waiting For A Fix

Many users have suffered from an iOS 11 battery life issue ever since upgrading to the new mobile operating system. While waiting for a fix from Apple, here are some things to try to extend battery life.

Apple September 27, 2017

Apple Working To Fix iPhone 8 Crackling Noise Issue: Hardware Defect Or Software Problem?

Some iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus owners have complained about a crackling noise during phone calls. Apple said that it will soon fix the problem, which is already the second major one among the company's newest devices.

Apple September 27, 2017

The iOS 11 Control Center Buttons For Wi-Fi And Bluetooth Don't Work The Way You Think They Do

The revamped Control Center is one of the best new features of iOS 11, which Apple recently rolled out to supported devices. However, the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth buttons do not work the way that most users would think they do.

Apple September 20, 2017

Apple Rolls Out iOS 11: Here Are Some Of The Best New Features To Try First

Apple has rolled out iOS 11 to all supported devices. The mobile operating system update introduces a long list of new features, and here are some of the best ones to try out.

Apple September 20, 2017

iOS 11 Is Almost Here: How To Update When It Arrives, Top New Features, And More

iOS 11, Apple’s most significant software update in years, will officially launch on Sept. 19. It brings a new Files app, Split View, drag and drop, an upgraded App Store, and so much more.

Apps/Software September 18, 2017

iOS 11 GM Leaked, ‘Confirms’ iPhone 8 Features Like True Tone Display, Face ID, And More

Seems like Apple just has to deal with facts of the modern tech era: everything gets leaked. The iPhone 8 is now practically revealed thanks to the iOS 11 GM firmware, which shows key specs of the upcoming flagship.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 9, 2017

Apple Watch On iOS 11 Will Track All Kinds Of Workouts: Bowling, Dancing, Surfing, And Many More

Hidden within iOS 11 beta code are clues that the Apple Watch will soon support and track more kinds of Workouts. The theory is that new sensors in the next Apple Watch will make it possible to monitor these activities.

Apple August 28, 2017

iOS 11 SOS Feature Disables Touch ID So You Can't Be Forced To Unlock Your iPhone With Your Finger

The Emergency SOS feature of iOS 11 does not only give users a quick way to call 911, but it also disables Touch ID. This will prevent users from being forced to unlock their iPhones using their fingerprint.

Apple August 17, 2017

Apple Fans Are Angry About The New App Store Icon: Is It Really That Bad?

Some Apple fans are not happy about the new icon design for the App Store. Instead of featuring a pencil, paintbrush, and ruler, it’s now mainly composed of a series of overlapping lines.

Apple August 15, 2017

Apple Rolls Out iOS 11 Beta 4: Revamped Icons, Updated Notification Center, And Everything New

Heads up, developers: Apple has officially rolled out beta 4 of iOS 11, bringing over several much-needed features to the notification center, settings, and more. A public beta release is expected later this week.

Apps/Software July 25, 2017

How To Install iOS 11 Public Beta 2 And What's New In The Update

Apple has released iOS 11 public beta 2, and that means you can now try out some new features. Here's what's new in the latest update so far and how to install it.

Apple July 13, 2017

iOS 11 Beta 3 Now Available To Developers: iPad Improvements, Notification Center Upgrade, And More

Apple has now released the iOS 11 beta 3, which includes a number of changes and refinements to overall performance. Developers can now access the latest beta release.

Apps/Software July 11, 2017

Best iOS 11 Features To Look Forward To: Customizable Control Center, Notes App Document Scanner, And More

Apple’s iOS 11 update is almost upon us, bringing a bevy of new features and timely improvements to iPhone and iPad users everywhere. Here are some of the best features you’d want to look out for.

Apps/Software July 3, 2017

Here's How To Install iOS 11 Beta On Your iPhone, iPad, And iPod Touch

Apple has rolled out the first iOS 11 public beta, which will allow customers to test the newest version of the mobile operating system. Here are the steps to installing the beta version of iOS 11 into your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch.

Apple June 27, 2017

Apple Devs Can Now Access Second Beta Versions Of iOS 11, macOS 10.13, watchOS 4, And tvOS 11

Apple has now officially seeded the second beta versions of its software for developers, bringing a number of changes and improvements to iOS, macOS, watch OS, and tvOS. The final, stable versions are set to arrive this fall.

Apps/Software June 21, 2017

Apple iOS 11 Developer Preview Introduces Business Chat: What Does It Bring?

Apple has been busy working on its iOS 11 and a new iMessage feature called Business Chat is among the highlights. Here's how it works and what perks it has to offer.

Apple June 10, 2017

Apple Legalizes Tips In App Store Update, In Exchange For A 30 Percent Cut

Apple solved the issue of in-app tips by legalizing the feature in the latest update to its App Store. In exchange for activating a new revenue stream for developers and content creators, Apple will take a 30 percent cut.

Apple June 10, 2017

Sick Of App Review Prompts? Apple Now Gives Users The Option To Disable Them Completely

App review prompts are the bane of IOS users and Apple is finally doing something about it. iOS 11 will limit how often developers can annoy users with review prompts.

Apple June 9, 2017

Here's How To Sign Up For iOS 11, macOS High Sierra Beta - And Why You'd Want To

Apple just unveiled upgrades to its mobile and desktop operating systems: iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra. Here’s how to sign up for Apple’s beta software program to get both beta releases by the end of June.

Apps/Software June 6, 2017

iOS 11's Do Not Disturb While Driving Feature Detects When You Are In A Moving Car

Apple's iOS 11 would integrate the Do Not Disturb While Driving mode. This feature was designed to mute all notifications and calls upon detecting that the driver is behind the wheel, preventing distraction.

Apple June 6, 2017

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